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n.1.(Med.) The operation of sewing up a ruptured perineum.
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Finally, perineorrhaphy is commonly performed at the time of these repairs, using sutures to reconstruct the perineal body.
Relieving perineal pain after perineorrhaphy by diclofenac rectal suppositories: a randomized double blinded placebo controlled trial.
Exposure was significantly higher in patients who received posterior vaginal wall colporrhaphy, perineorrhaphy, and vaginal tape.
Some surgical procedures such as posterior colpoperineorrhaphy, colpoperineoplasty, or perineorrhaphy can be useful to solve this problem 6].
In January 2009, at the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgeons' meeting, I presented my first 4 1/2 years of data on sexual function problems related to anatomy and their treatment with the YAG (yttrium aluminium garnet) laser, instead of electrocautery, for posterior colporrhaphy and perineorrhaphy.
Kovavisarach E, Jaravechson S 1998 Comparison of perforation between single and double gloving in perineorrhaphy after vaginal delivery Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 38 (1) 58-60
sup][8],[9],[10],[11] Concomitant total vaginal hysterectomy, midurethral sling, and perineorrhaphy were performed as necessary.
Fenner provided her insight on the technique of posterior colporrhaphy and perineorrhaphy, that is, transvaginal rectocele repair, in the last installment of OB.
Given this issue, it is pertinent to revisit posterior colporrhaphy and perineorrhaphy for rectocele repair without mesh augmentation.
When a perineorrhaphy is performed, the bulbocavernosus muscles must be identified and plicated in the midline with care so as not to narrow the introitus so significantly that coital activity would be impaired.